ABC WORLD TODAY WITH ALEXANDRA KIRK
WEDNESDAY, 14 MAY 2014
SUBJECT/S: Tony Abbott’s Budget of Broken Promises and Twisted Priorities; Higher education fees.
ELEANOR HALL: Higher education is also in for a big change. From 2016 universities will have complete freedom to set fees, while the Commonwealth will cut its contribution to the cost of a degree by around 20 per cent. Labor's education spokesman, Senator Kim Carr, told Alexandra Kirk the change would mark the end of fair and affordable higher education.Read more